ERIC Number: ED228911
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Annotated Bibliography: Black Student Retention in Higher Education Institutions.
Dunston, F. Myron; And Others
An annotated bibliography of 105 publications (1961-1982) on the retention of black college students is presented. Topics include: retention programs for low income and minority undergraduates; the interrelatedness of curriculum and cultural/economic reproduction; predicting academic performance in college; dropout prevention and reasons precipitating withdrawal; student attitudes toward services and instruction; attracting and retaining blacks in the field of engineering; desegregating America's colleges; black students attending white colleges; legislative remedies for increasing the educational access and retention of minorities; action plans for recruiting and retaining minority students; affirmative action projects for California community colleges and state universities; a summer enrichment program for minority/disadvantaged undergraduates; black student alienation; causes and consequences of dropping out, stopping out, and transferring; minority admissions after the Bakke decision; nonintellectual correlates of black student attrition; followup of young adults 4.5 years after high school graduation; intrusive college counseling; and new programs and services for nontraditional college students. (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Access to Education, Ancillary School Services, Annotated Bibliographies, Black Students, College Admission, College Attendance, College Desegregation, College Students, Disadvantaged, Dropout Prevention, Higher Education, Student Attitudes, Student Attrition, Student Recruitment
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Research and Evaluation Associates, Inc., Chapel Hill, NC.
Note: This paper was identified by a joint project of the Institute on Desegregation at North Carolina Central University and the ERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education at The George Washington University.